Bachelor's Programme in IT and Information Systems
IT and Information Systems, 1-year Programme
Language of instruction
Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:
Describe the basic behavioral processes in organizations
Explain how the organizational elements such as structure and culture affect behavior in organizations
Identify key aspects of the relationship between information technology and the organization
Give an account of how informationsystems can help rationalize and change organizations
Describe new trends in orgaf nizational design, especially for virtual organizations
Formal characteristics of organizations such as structure, goals and strategy
Informal characteristics of organizations such as organizational culture and power factors
Organizations' economic, political and social relations to their surroundings
Organizational learning, organizational change and organizational strategy (as a consequence of change in its surroundings; organizational crises, merging with other organizations and the introduction and implementation of ICT)
Various forms of management, including Change Management Technology Management and Knowledge Management
Automation and efficiency of work processes by introducing ICT
Lectures and group work. Completion of the mandatory assignments may be conditional of participation in the seminars.
Approved mandatory assignments
Assessment methods and criteria
3 hours written individual exam.Counts 100%.
The study programme manager, in consultation with the student representative, decides the method of evaluation and whether the courses will have a midterm- or end of term evaluation, see also the Quality System, section 4.1. Information about evaluation method for the course will be posted on Canvas.